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Panthers trample the Blazers for Homecoming

Panthers trample the Blazers for Homecoming

by Madi Purdue, Co-Editor-In-Chief
October 21, 2014
Filed under games & events, SPORTS

On Friday Oct. 17, the Palo Verde Panthers stepped into the bright lights on their home turf to face the Blazers of Durango High School for the 2014 Homecoming game. The seventh ranked Panthers pummeled the Blazers in front of full stands for an end score of 69-13. By the second quarter, Palo had...

Panthers claw out the Gaels in multiple competitions

Panthers claw out the Gaels in multiple competitions

by Michaela Jackson, Sports Editor
October 16, 2014
Filed under games & events, SPORTS

Palo Verde is a school that has been well known for sports, but another school that is known for sports is Bishop Gorman. Their Gaels are the Panthers’ main rivals. Numerous fall sport teams, demolished the Gaels on Oct. 8-10. Women’s varsity volleyball beat Gorman, in three sets, at Palo. Men’s...

Varsity football Panthers slay the Spartans

Varsity football Panthers slay the Spartans

by Samantha Burton, Co-Editor-in-Chief
October 13, 2014
Filed under games & events, SPORTS

The Panthers have been bringing their best to home games this year, and the Oct. 2 football game was no different. Palo Verde won with a score of 34-0 over Cimarron. This win marks the 150th victory for head coach Darwin Rost at PVHS. “This week we bounced back well and showed why we are a great...

Athlete Spotlight: Jaren Campbell

Athlete Spotlight: Jaren Campbell

by Alexis Galvan, Senior Reporter
October 6, 2014
Filed under SPORTS, spotlights

Senior Jaren Campbell is a running back and linebacker on the Varsity Panther Football Team. He's always giving his best on the field and always gives Palo Verde a good name. Jaren Campbell is a highly talented and valued player here at Palo. Luckily for us, Jaren agreed to answer a few questions for...

Women’s varsity soccer tie Arbor View

Women’s varsity soccer tie Arbor View

by Jazmin Ferreira, Senior Reporter
September 19, 2014
Filed under games & events, SPORTS

Senior Jordan “JoJo” Goyeau, Palo Verde’s starting keeper for women's varsity soccer, spoke to Panther Print about her enthusiasm before a soccer game the team played against Arbor View on Sept. 17: “I’m really confident. I think we hate them enough to beat them. And they're talented, but so...

Tennis remains victorious over the Gorman Gaels

Tennis remains victorious over the Gorman Gaels

by Madi Purdue, Co-Editor-in-Chief
September 16, 2014
Filed under games & events, SHOWCASE, SPORTS

Palo Verde’s tennis team set out to face Bishop Gorman twice this season, and both times came out with a victory. The first match was a home game for the Panthers and they came to play. The women’s team won the match by a margin of 17-1. The men’s team didn’t have quite that large of a gap...

Men’s varsity soccer shuts out Centennial Bulldogs

Men’s varsity soccer shuts out Centennial Bulldogs

by Michaela Jackson, Sports Editor
September 14, 2014
Filed under games & events, SHOWCASE, SPORTS

On Sept. 5 the men’s varsity soccer captured the victory against the Centennial Bulldogs with a score of 5-0. This was the Panthers’ first preseason match. They re-grouped from their loss from the previous weekend and came together as a team. “What pleased me the most was that we had five different...

Varsity football thwarts Green Valley Gators

Varsity football thwarts Green Valley Gators

by Michaela Jackson, Sports Editor
September 10, 2014
Filed under games & events, SHOWCASE, SPORTS

On Sept. 5, varsity football beat the Green Valley Gators in the last 25 seconds of the game. The Gators were in the lead most of the game but the Panthers never gave up and pulled through at the end. During the first quarter, the Gators scored a touchdown at 5:51, 0-7 lead. Senior Ty Fuller scored...

Women’s volleyball pummels the Bulldogs

Women’s volleyball pummels the Bulldogs

by Madi Purdue, Co-Editor-in-Chief
September 5, 2014
Filed under games & events, SPORTS

The lady Panthers of the women’s volleyball team stepped onto their home court to face the Centennial Bulldogs in a preseason match on Sept. 4. “We lost a lot of players last year, but we gained a lot this year,” said senior and co-captain Kendall Cheval about the team she has been a part of...

Athlete Spotlights: Hailey and Logan Houck

Athlete Spotlights: Hailey and Logan Houck

by Alexis Galvan, Reporter
April 2, 2014
Filed under SPORTS, spotlights

Junior Logan and sophomore Hailey Houck are sibling swimmers for the Palo Verde Swim and Dive team.They go through a lot together, but through it all they’re always right there to support and praise each other while things are up and pick each other up when things fall down. Being siblings, these two ha...

Athlete Spotlight: Melissa Lacro

Athlete Spotlight: Melissa Lacro

by Michaela Jackson, Reporter
March 28, 2014
Filed under SPORTS

Melissa Lacro, varsity softball player, was named All State Academic Team for her freshman, sophomore and junior years. Lacro is a four-year starter, State Champion for 2011 and State Runner Up for 2013.  She has signed with Harvard University for softball and is graduating as valedictorian with a GPA o...

Athlete Spotlight: Dan Austin

Athlete Spotlight: Dan Austin

by Hannah Thompson, Sports Editor
March 27, 2014
Filed under SPORTS, spotlights

Dan Austin is a senior preparing to play his final season on the Palo Verde Baseball team. He has been a part of this team for three years at Palo and started pitching this fall. Graduation is around the corner, and he is looking forward to helping his team make it to playoffs. Panther Print: When did you start pla...

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